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Legislation

  • Bail Amendment (Repeat Offenders) Act 2002 (NSW)
  • Bail Act 1978 (NSW)
  • Civil Liability Act 2002 (NSW)
  • Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918
  • Crimes (Administration of Sentences) Act 1999 (NSW)
  • Crimes (Administration of Sentences) (Correctional Centre Routine) Regulation 1995 (NSW)
  • Crimes (Administration of Sentences) Regulation 2001 (NSW)
  • Crimes (Forensic Procedures) Act 2000 (NSW)
  • Crimes (Sentencing Procedure) Act 1999 (NSW)
  • Crimes (Sentencing Procedure) Regulation 2000 (NSW)
  • Electoral and Referendum Amendment (Electoral Integrity and Other Measures) Act 2006 (Cth)
  • 1998 (NSW)
  • Felons (Civil Proceedings) Act 1981 (NSW)
  • Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission Act 1986 (Cth)
  • Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission Regulations 1989 (Cth)
  • Jury Act 1977 (NSW)
  • Parliamentary Electorates and Elections Act 1912 (NSW)
  • Privacy and Personal Information Protection Amendment (Prisoners) Act 2002 (NSW)
  • Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998 (NSW).
  • Victims Support and Rehabilitation Act 1996 (NSW)

Case law

Dietrich v R (1992) 109 ALR 385

Roach v Electoral Commissioner [2007] HCA 43

Sales v Minister for Immigration and Multicultural Affairs [2006] FCA 1807

State of West Virginia v Finley, No. 32961 Available at: <http://www.state.wv.us/wvsca/docs/fall06/32961.htm>



  


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